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This is Driving Me Buggy!

Blog: What's the Buzz?   -   Friday February 22, 2019   -   By Marcie

http://www.panna.org/blog/decline-insects-and-what-it-means  I was just this morning having a conversation with my husband over coffee, about bugs. When we first started keeping bees, of course I loved our bees! But I realized that I didn't love...

Sowing Seeds

Blog: Spyglass Gardens   -   Thursday February 21, 2019   -   By Steve or Wendy

"Sowing Seeds" ... We should do for the LOVE of IT.. In the spring we always think of planting or "sowing seeds" . Springtime seems to be the right time to re-plant or plant the garden. Big acreage or small plots - container or raised...

Have You Had Your "Royal Nectar" Today?

Blog: What's the Buzz?   -   Wednesday February 20, 2019   -   By Marcie

We've been talking about it for a long time! Chef Rolf has been blending just the right mix of yummy beehive bounties to create a delicious, nutritious, super immune-booster. Enter  "Royal Nectar!"   So here's what he did! Our beloved...

Candle stubs and Father Daniel!

Blog: What's the Buzz?   -   Wednesday February 13, 2019   -   By Marcie

Yesterday I received a call from Father Daniel McKenzie of St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church. Seems they had an office full of beeswax stubs from candles burned over the years. Would we like them? YES, we would!! So we went and picked up an ...

Super Fluffy Greek Yogurt and Blueberry Pancakes

Blog: Mohawk Valley Trading Company - Honey - Maple Syrup - Beeswax Candles   -   Friday February 08, 2019   -   By Betty

Kelli McGrane is a MS, RD, and LDN. Originally from Denver, Colorado she has always had a love for food and believes eating healthy should be simple and delicious. On her blog The Healthy Toast! Kelli shares her recipe for Super Fluffy Greek Yogurt...

Picture of Spring

Blog: Spyglass Gardens   -   Thursday February 07, 2019   -   By Steve or Wendy

Fruit tree buds swell Soon they will burst in the warm sun Blossums of pink red and white In the early morning, quite a delight Frost brings the farmer alarm Because cold mornings can bring harm. Praying...

Bringing in the harvest

Blog: Highland Orchards Farm Market   -   Thursday February 07, 2019   -   By Highland Orchards

We have been expanding our winter growing over the past 20 years, trying to keep up with the demand for fresh vegetables in the six months of the year that are not famous for producing much. At all. We have found that people enjoy eating all year, and our...

Angela B. from Baton Rouge, LA is January’s art co...

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Friday February 01, 2019   -   By Arlene

You just won January’s Art Contest! Angela B. from Baton Rouge , LA is January’s art contest winner Your prize is on its way. Congratulations from Home Farm...

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 4©

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Thursday January 31, 2019   -   By Arlene

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 4© By Arlene Wright-Correll Apple Fiber has been shown to prevent the absorption of cholesterol and many carcinogens. It also aids...

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 3©

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Saturday January 26, 2019   -   By Arlene

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 3© By Arlene Wright-Correll Althea Root is a member of the mallow family, which prefers wet places such as marshes for its habitat. Its...

A new strategy for a new season

Blog: Good Fortune Farm   -   Friday January 18, 2019   -   By Farmer Mike

It seems so simple grow a vegetable garden and distribute them through a CSA. The challenge is to keep the crops producing for the whole season.  Unlike many other farming enterprises CSA farming is a continual cycle of plant, till, maintain, harvest...

Winter Break or Bust

Blog: Capelli Farms   -   Wednesday January 16, 2019   -   By CapelliFarms

Hi everybody! It's been a while, hasn't it? Well, we can no longer say "Winter is coming" (dragons in tow). No signs of a blizzard yet, but before we know it Spring will be here. It saddens us that the farm is still closed, but NJ weather is not kind to...

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 2 ©

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Wednesday January 16, 2019   -   By Arlene

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 2 © By Arlene Wright-Correll Apple Pectin , in the diets of humans and lab animals, has been shown to increase the excretion of lipids,...

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 1©

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Friday January 11, 2019   -   By Arlene

What you Need to Know About Herbs Part 1© By Arlene Wright-Correll Most things are simple as ABC once we get to know about them. Today we have an overkill of prescription drug commercials and an increasing...

Farm Stand Re-Opening

Blog: Swain Family Farm   -   Wednesday January 09, 2019   -   By Stephanie

The Farm Stand will be re-openining on January 15, 2019 following our winter break. Winter hours are Tuesday and Thursday, 11am to 5pm.

Juice Bar started

Blog: Richert/Phillips Farms   -   Monday January 07, 2019   -   By Michael

   Well after over eighteen years of wholesale, farmers markets, and auction we finally done it--we started a juice bar. It is at the South Bend Farmers Market booth 4, open Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays    For several years we...

Water, water everywhere ...

Blog: Amity Highland Ranch   -   Monday January 07, 2019   -   By Debbie

Well-meaning friends may express hope that we are enjoying the "nice" weather, meaning it's not horribly cold nor really snowy.  They don't understand that the alternative to deep cold in a winter like this one is mud.  Since it rained for...

A Few Good Reasons to Grow Thyme©

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Wednesday January 02, 2019   -   By Arlene

A Few Good Reasons to Grow Thyme© By Arlene Wright-Correll As an organic gardener and a avid “cooker” who loves to also eat, especially Mediterranean food I am also questioned by guests who say why bother to grow Thyme...

Ellen C. from Houston, TX is December’s art contes...

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Tuesday January 01, 2019   -   By Arlene

You just won December’s Art Contest! Ellen C. from Houston , TX is December’s art contest winner Your prize is on its way. Congratulations from Home Farm...

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